Gut Island #1 Cabin Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Click here for more cabin information and maps. Description: Built in 1982, this 14'x 16' hunter-style cabin has a sleeping capacity of 6 people with 2 single bunks, 2 double bunks, tables and benches, broom, oil stove (#1 oil ONLY), and an outhouse. A half-loft provides storage area for additional items. A small deck wraps around 2 sides of the cabin. A cooler box for food storage is attached to the cabin. The cabin has no mattresses or cooking utensils. Cabin users should bring sleeping bags, pads, cookstove, cooking gear, food, and #1 stove oil. There is no phone access. Proximity: The cabin is located among spruce trees on a low rock outcrop at the transition zone between tide flats and a spruce-hemlock forest. The surrounding terrain is relatively flat with grass and shrubs growing on the tide flats. Wildflowers are prominent in May and June. Wildlife: Brown and black bear, moose, and seasonal waterfowl. The Stikine River tide flats are a major stopover spot during spring and fall bird migrations. Effective November 17, 2003, reservations for Alaska cabins will be subject to a new policy allowing only one change per reservation. A change in reservation is defined as a modification to the start or end date of the reservation. After one change has been made, if additional changes are desired, the customer must cancel the reservation and at a later time, re-book the new dates. This policy has been established to assure that reservations for cabins are fair and equitable for everyone.

Services & Amenities


Peak Season
Apr 29 2010 -
Sep 28 2010
Non Peak Season
Sep 29 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
Non Peak Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Apr 28 2011
Peak Season
Apr 29 2011 -
Sep 28 2011

Alerts and Important Information Reservations can be made the day of arrival, or up to 180 days in advance. Boil or treat drinking water prior to consumption. Pack out all garabage. Occasionally poor weather can result in extended stays, and cabin users should be prepared for this. Reservations are restricted to a maximum stay of 7 consecutive nights per party for any one reservation May 1 - September 30 and a maximum stay of 10 consecutive nights per party October 1 - April 30. Cabin is equipped with wooden bunks, table, benches, oil stove for heat, & an outhouse. It does not have cooking utensils. Cabin users should bring their own sleeping bags, pads, cook stoves, cooking gear, #1 stove oil, and food. The person holding the reservation must be 18, and must be a member of the party using the cabin. Use of this cabin by a commercial operator, such as an outfitter or guide, is NOT allowed. There are NO discounts for Golden Age or Golden Access Passports for Alaska cabin rentals. Tides affect access to this cabin. Please consult local tide table when planning your trip. This cabin is in a designated Wilderness area, and access by helicopter is illegal.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 14 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Gut Island #1 Cabin
Campground Phone: 907-874-2323
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Wrangell, AK

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Gut Island #1 Cabin is a campground located in Wrangell, Alaska. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -132.4908 latitude, and -132.4908 longitude into your GPS device.

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